Peter Sagan makes time cut on stage 19 of 2018 Tour de France after suffering through mountains

Points leader survives after tough mountain stage

Peter Sagan suffers after being dropped on the Col d'Aspin on stage 19 of the 2018 Tour de France

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Peter Sagan has survived the final mountain stage of the 2018 Tour de France as he made the time cut after suffering over four major mountain passes.

Sagan crashed heavily on the descent from the Col de Val Louron-Azet on stage 17, crossing the line at the end of the day with large tears to his jersey and shorts and blood running down his left arm and leg.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.